Sermon, by Gilbert White

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      GB 206 MS 82
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      10 ff. Bound in at the end of vol. 4 of an extra-illustrated set of White's Natural history of Selborne, edited with notes by Grant Allen, 1900, shelved at Special Collections English K-49 WHI. Ff.2-9 are paginated 1-15 in contemporary ink; last leaf is blank. Written in a small sloping hand, the author's autograph, with some additions in a later hand throughout the text. Each leaf is mounted.

Scope and Content

Contains: (1) f.1, A list of places where the sermon was preached, with dates; (2) f.2, A sermon on the text Luke 11.26

Administrative / Biographical History

Gilbert White (1720-1793), the naturalist and vicar of Selbourne. For fuller details of his life and achievements see the Dictionary of National Biography.

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Acquisition Information

The gift of Charles Roberts of Leeds, 1942


In English